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Pence on Possibility of Meeting With N. Korea: 'We'll See What Happens'

The vice president's trip will be highlighted by his stop at the Pyeongchang Games. For other officials in Pyeongchang, however, Kim Yong Nam, whose head of...


Gowdy Shoots Down Dem Talking Points After FISA Memo Release

The memo claimed the DoJ had failed to declare that some of the information used to make the request had been gathered by former British spy Christopher Steel...


John Brennan slams Devin Nunes for 'reckless' dealing with of memo

Nunes, on Fox & Friends this morning, accused Democrats of "almost 100 leaks" coming from the House Intelligence Committee. Paul Rosenzweig, a homeland se...


Trump praises Nunes, White House denies memo coordination

Trump privately hoped the memo , which ties top figures in the Russian Federation investigation to alleged law enforcement malpractice, would give him politic...


International Olympic Committee responds to sexual abuse scandal, discusses status of Russian athletes

This comes the International Olympic Committee's (IOC ) fears over potential match-fixing at amateur level in boxing. The Games in South Korea end on Februar...


4-magnitude quake strikes Taiwan, trapping people beneath rubble

Taiwan's position at the edge of two tectonic plates makes it a regular site for earthquakes . It comes after another geologically busy few days on the Pacif...


Dow Jones hit by worst fall since financial crisis of 2008

The trigger for the sell-off was a sharp rise in USA bond yields following Friday's data that showed U.S. wages increasing at the fastest pace since 2009, raisi...


Sinn Féin representative spotted using bolt cutters on clamp

Social media footage appears to show a man kneeling down to remove the orange device from the vehicle's right-hand wheel, before resting it against a nearby wal...


USA ivory trade investigator found dead in Kenya

Martin led investigations into the illegal trade of elephant ivory and rhino horn that threatens the two species with extinction, said Kenyan conservationist P...


Senators Claim Trump Lacks 'Legal Authority' for Strike on North Korea

According to a report by Reuters , U.S. disarmament ambassador Robert Wood told a conference in Geneva, Switzerland that the country has "accelerated" its pur...


Zuma cancels annual speech as ANC debates his resignation

In an official statement, the presiding officers of parliament said the decision was made to postpone Zuma's address because "there is little likelihood of an...


Man shot, killed near Scottsdale Fashion Square was off-duty Tempe Fire captain

According to a report from azfamily the Scottsdale Police Department said the shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. near the Scottsdale Fashion Square. Tempe F...


Khelo India gets budget boost

This was a jump from the Rs 1,943.21 crore in last year's budget, which was further revised and reduced to Rs 1,938.16 crore. This was the last full-year Budget...


Ivanka Trump to Attend Olympics Closing Ceremony

Speaking in Pittsburgh, Pence said that U.S. retained its policy of applying the maximum worldwide pressure in order to force North Korea to halt its developmen...


Kim Yong Un to visit South Korea this week for Winter Olympics

It, however, did not say whether he would attend Friday's opening ceremony alongside US Vice President Mike Pence in Pyeongchang , South Korea, where the Winte...


Home Secretary promises to 'look at' calls to pardon suffragettes

But the landmark act only granted a sliver of the UK's female population the right to cast a ballot. The Government is facing calls to pardon female activists...


Larry Nassar faces final sentence

Two weeks ago, Nassar was sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison in Ingham County in MI after dozens of his victims, including Olympic medalists, confronted...


Who Is Esmond Bradley-Martin? Leading Ivory Investigator Killed In Kenya

Nicolas Kamwende , head of criminal investigations in Nairobi, told the AP that a family member had gone to check on Bradley Martin after he failed to respond t...


Israel legalises outpost after settler shot dead

Israeli forces say they have killed a Palestinian man whom they say was the prime suspect in the fatal shooting of a rabbi last month. A Palestinian man was...


Hong Kong protest leaders freed from prison

Tuesday's ruling endorsed the lower appeal court's verdict that sentencing should be stricter in future unlawful assembly cases and that civil disobedience shou...


British Tabloid Slams Trump Over Healthcare Feedback

But his comments drew strong criticism on Twitter , including from the UK's Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Jeremy Hunt. Thousands demonstrat...


CNN Found Super Bowl DHS Anti-Terrorism Docs on Plane

The documents were supposed to be locked up after business hours and shredded before being discarded, CNN said. The BioWatch program maintains an aerosol dete...


35 killed in Syria regime attacks

A local official, Khalil Aybour, put the toll at 53. Hiddo says the protesters came from eastern Syria and passed through Syrian government-controlled areas...


Tsunami Warning mistakenly sent to phones

The warning message reportedly went out in other areas of the country as well, including New York, Boston and New Orleans. That meant users of some mobile apps ...


Early Facebook and Google Employees Form Coalition to Fight Social Media

We know what the companies measure. A recent controversy surrounding the effect of technology on younger minds has become a hot topic to be debated in the las...


Paris attacks suspect Salah Abdeslam refusing to attend trial

Abdeslam has refused to speak to investigators since his arrest in Brussels three days after the March 15, 2016 gun battle. "My silence does not make me a c...


Wikileaks founder Assange loses bid to have UK arrest warrant dropped

Assange has said he feared Sweden would hand him over to the United States to face prosecution over WikiLeaks' publication of a large trove of classified m...


Trump Asked If Rosenstein Is 'On His Team'

The question came right before Rosenstein was set to testify in front of the House Judiciary Committee. After Trump fired Comey, White House officials said th...


'Dancing With the Stars

The entire cast and crew is reported to be fine, with some being treated for "minor injuries". We are glad no one on the show was hurt too badly seeing how ...


US Reportedly Starts Withdrawing Troops From Iraq After ISIS Defeat

Congratulating Iran on the occasion of the anniversary of the Islamic Revolution of Iran, the chairman of the meeting General Saad al-Alaaq, commander of Iraq...


House committee votes to release Democrats' Russia memo

Trump took to Twitter to proclaim his innocence and denounce the investigation a day after he authorized the release of the contentious classified memo. "Mr. Pr...


Lana Del Rey 'doing fine' after reported kidnapping threat

The man, Michael Hunt , faces charges of aggravated stalking with a credible threat and attempted kidnapping with a weapon. In another post on January 29, he...


Government Halts Seven-Day Shutdown of Major Kenyan TV Stations

Lawyers are demanding that Kenyan police release a politician who has been charged with witnessing last week's mock inauguration of opposition leader Raila ...


Trump tweets that memo 'totally vindicates' him in Russian Federation probe

The memo further claims that Steele was being paid $160,000 by the Democratic National Committee and the Hillary Clinton campaign. "I believe they're working...


Police Warn Public To Stop Sharing Video Of Child Sex Abuse

Investigators say they're narrowing a search of the video's origin to Alabama , but it hasn't been confirmed. "Instinctively was like. I have got to report t...


High-Level Arrests Bring Touristed Maldives to Political Crisis

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson called on President Yameen to lift the state of emergency . A Supreme Court statement on Sunday said "there are no ...


House GOP plans stopgap spending bill with Pentagon funding

Republicans pointed to a recent poll suggesting their prospects in November elections aren't as dim as they feared. Likely Democratic allies include Sen. -Th...


Several crashes from slick roads reported in Mid-Missouri

Another person died in another multi-vehicle crash near Marshfield. Authorities say 60 to 80 vehicles were damaged in the wreck and a 55-year-old California man...


OLYMPICS/ North Korean cheering group to arrive in South for Games

Pushed on whether that meant he was not saying "no", Tillerson replied: "We'll see, we'll see what happens". "The North obviously wants better relations with ...


Female Genital Mutilation Is A Crime - Otiko Djaba

TODAY is the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM ). In his message on the day, UN Secretary-General António Guterres' desc...


McCain's DACA Fix Is Likely Dead on Arrival

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., pledged to hold a vote on legislation to address the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which protec...


Poland president to sign controversial Holocaust bill

Andrzej Duda said in a televised address the legislation would ensure Poland's "dignity and historical truth". Duda has less than three weeks to sign into law...


Victor of $559M Powerball jackpot files to stay anonymous despite state rules

She wishes to continue to have "the freedom to walk into a grocery store or attend public events without being known or targeted as the victor of a half-billion...


Darren Collison to undergo surgery

Collison has been dealing with knee soreness and made a decision to undergo the minor procedure in hopes of relieving the pain. In Monday's game against Washi...


1 dead, 1 missing in SDF helicopter crash

SAGA, Japan (Kyodo) - One Ground Self-Defense Force member died and another is missing after a helicopter crashed into a house in southwestern Japan on Monday...


At Least One Dead as Heavy Snow, Freezing Rain Batters Russia

Moscow Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said one person died and five more were injured amid record snowfall and powerful winds in the Russian capital. "Moscow had the...


PM Modi to visit Middle East Palestine, UAE, Oman

Palestine will be the first stop in his three-country tour which will also take him to UAE and Oman between Saturday and Monday. He had not visited Palestin...


Get Ready for the Democrats' Counter-Memo

Although Nunes said a year ago that he was relinquishing leadership of the committee's Russian Federation investigation - an announcement made necessary by hi...


Russian Federation to award pilot killed in Syria highest honor

The downing of the plane came as Syrian government forces, backed by Russian air support and Iranian infantry, have intensified their offensive in Idlib , one ...


Olisa Metuh Wheeled To Court On A Stretcher

Metuh's lead counsel, Dr. Onyechi Ikpeazu, SAN, told the court that his client discharged himself from hosiptal contrary to serious warning from his doctors. "M...